Richard Williams Interviews Ken Harris

Richard Wiliams and Ken Harris

Thanks to digital tools available nowadays like Flash and various CG packages, everybody knows how to move a character, but very few understand how to make a character act and emote. There’s a lot more thought involved in the latter, as is made clear in this insightful mid-1970s discussion between animation legends Richard Williams and Ken Harris. And don’t forget, Ken Harris has an entire website dedicated to his work at

The Harris and Williams photo above and the link to the interview both come courtesy of Hans Bacher.